Shishmaref AVEC Tank Farm

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Site Information

Updated: 06/18/2014
Name: Shishmaref AVEC Tank Farm
Site Type: Tank Farm Status: Active/Open

Location

Region: Nome Location: Shishmaref
Latitude: 66.254926 Longitude: -166.072631
MTRS:
Description: This tank farm is located next to the local school on the west end of the village. They are 16 white tanks that are in between the school and the sewage treatment lagoons. Directly to the east of the 16 tanks there is an additional cell with four tanks.
Acres: 0.18 Years of Operation 1970s - Present

Contamination

Possible Contaminants:
Fuels
Exposure Pathways:
Inhalation

Distances to (ft)

Erosion: 520 Water Body: 520 Water Name: Chukchi Sea
Subsistence 520 Critical Habitat: 800,000
Residences: 200 Stressed Habitat: 999

Erosion

Type:
Currents, Ice, Waves
Factors:
Storm Surge, Tides
Symptoms:
(no items specified)
Erosion Rate: 3 Rate QA: Calculated
Current Mitigation: Yes

Soil

Silt %: 20 Clay %: Cobble %:
Organics %: Sand %: 80 Gravel %:
Boulder %: Loam %:

File Details

Manager: Trisha Bower File Location: Fairbanks File Number:

Drinking Water Sources

There are no water sources for this site.

Tanks (if Applicable)

GallonsContentsOwnerLabeling
17600020 Diesel TanksAVECNot Visible

Files

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